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Quaint Corner Children's Discovery Center

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Address: 2000 Union Ave, Altoona, PA 16601-2059
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+1 814-944-6830
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Great little stop

Decided to make a quick stop on our last day of vacation and it did not look so hot from the outside but inside it had a ton of educational activities and quite a few cool things... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 August 2016
Tom7070
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Hatboro, Pennsylvania
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Osceola Mills, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been here on several occasions. The last visit, my pre-school aged autistic son, was told to not be touching things. What!?!? This is supposed to be a hands-on museum for kids, right??? I will never step foot back in there. My son was so excited for this trip with his preschool and what a disappointment. Thankfully, I drove... More 

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Thank Victoria H
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is in neat of cleaning. Odd construction at the steps. Bathroom has a door for part of the wall and you can hear everything. The basement had an odd smell. This place was a major disappointment.

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Thank Melinda A
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

My kids absolutely adore this place. They have really neat yet simple things to do that the kids loved. My kids would spend all day there!

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Thank Danielle S
Hatboro, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Decided to make a quick stop on our last day of vacation and it did not look so hot from the outside but inside it had a ton of educational activities and quite a few cool things to do. There is a sandbox with a pirate ship downstairs but I feel they can do more there. They had a lot... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

This place is really neat for kids to get there hands on just about everything kids love to do! My kids love the basements huge sandbox !!!

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Altoona, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016

Our granddaughters esp love it since the boy scouts re-did some of the rooms. Thebsand room is another favorite

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Thank 484reneel
Altoona, Pennsylvania
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117 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2015

My young adult friend and I used to like to go here. It was very interesting seeing actual Victorian bedroom suite and how it was smaller because people were shorter.

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Thank dancingirlglitter
Erie, Pennsylvania
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2015

My kids are getting to old for this now but they LOVED going here with their grandma. Would spend an entire day if you let them and then want to back the next day. Kid loved, parent approved.

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State College PA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2013

This is a nice little children's museum for it's location. Know going in that it pales in comparison to anything the big cities have. But when the kids are young it is a fun place to go. The sand box in the basement was my children's favorite.

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Charleston, wv
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2013 via mobile

I am appalled at the condition of this house, the toys and the "displays" in this disaster area. Disgusting.

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